2. Noun. (U.K.) the moorhen. ¹
¹ Source: wiktionary.com
Definition of Moggy
1. a cat [n -GIES]
Lexicographical Neighbors of Moggy
moggy (current term)
Literary usage of Moggy
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Collection of Old Ballads. Corrected from the Best and Most Ancient Copies by Ambrose Philips (1723)
"THere liv'da Lafs in our Town, Her name was moggy Lawder, And She would fain ... Now moggy Lawder on a Day, A Barber Lad did meet her, Both Joy and Heart to ..."
2. The dog fiend; or, Snarleyyow by Frederick Marryat (1856)
"And moggy determined to go on board, see the corporal, and make the arrangements with him and the crew, who were now unanimous, for the six marines were at ..."